Carter Brodhurst-Hill

10th February 2018 Sydney International Regatta Centre Oceania Championships & Grand Prix 2

DOB: 5/11/2001
  Currumbin, Gold Coast
Institute/Academy:  QAS
Club:  Varsity Lakes
Coach(s): Anna Wood
Nickname: Curry

  • How did you get into paddling? I went to watch the youth Olympics in Sydney as mum owned a sports magazine. We went to watch the slalom, I decided I wanted to do that; Mum said I had to start in flat water though. Just fell in love with it.
  • What has been your biggest accomplishment in the sport so far?Making the Junior Australian team going to race in Bulgaria.
  • What keeps you busy outside of Kayaking?  School keeps me very busy, I enjoy all the sciences; especially biology.
  • Who is the greatest influence on your career? Definitely Jordan Wood
  • How would your best friend describe you? Funny, smart, athletic, positive, outgoing, confident, committed, weird
  • Do you have any superstitions before a race? I have to get my hair cut before each competition.
  • What is your favourite course to paddle on? Sydney, its just so smooth. Always a great tailwind.
  • Previous National Teams: 2017 Olympic Hopes, 2018 Juniors

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